Tonto Top 10: Johnny Depp's Greatest Roles

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3: Edward Scissorhands (1990)

By DAVID WEINER

July 02, 2013

In his first-ever collaboration with director Tim Burton, Johnny's characterization of the gentle, Frankenstein-like man with scissors for hands was a far cry from his role as the resident hottie on TV's 21 Jump Street. Johnny enabled viewers to resonate with the social misfit whose dreams of a normal life clash with the people in small-town suburbia. The role turned out to be a major turning point in Depp's career, as he became noticed for his chameleon-like acting ability alongside his Hollywood good looks.

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